BLUE HUES

''The best way to get a good night's sleep is to paint your bedroom blue.'' is the result of a recent survey looking into how colours affect our quality of sleep. Researching interior trends it is evident that blue is becoming an increasingly popular colour choice in our homes and offices.

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‘It’s not surprising that blue came out top in the study,’ says Colour Therapy and Holistic Interior Design Consultant, Suzy Chiazzari. ‘Psychologically we relate blue to calm waters and blue sky, which we find very soothing.

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Once thought of as a cold and unwelcoming colour, blue can in fact provide the opportunity for bold and uplifting statements around the home.

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Interior designers are increasingly using blue throughout the home as an antidote to stress, giving spaces a warmth and richness. Check out this board on Pinterest for further inspiration